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Sport Ronaldo silences Madrid critics with 3rd CL title in 4 years
Author: 0 Ronaldo silences Madrid critics with 3rd CL title in 4 years

Gareth Bale has insisted that he has no intention of leaving Real Madrid this summer amid speculation that Manchester United may attempt to sign the Wales global for a fee of more than £100m. Toni Kroos is the only Madrid player to have created more chances than the man starting to challenge Roberto Carlos' legacy. Considering Juventus did not win the game, this goal might not be considered the best, however, it should be in the conversation.

Sport Manchester United set to make big money move for Alvaro Morata
Author: 0 Manchester United set to make big money move for Alvaro Morata

Manchester United are strongly linked with Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata , but they should be concentrating on Tottenham's Harry Kane . Morata's agent, Juanma Lopez , confirmed his client's wishes, saying, "He doesn't want to go through another season like that".

Sport My 2 Cents: Kevin Durant Wins Championship With The Warriors
Author: 0 My 2 Cents: Kevin Durant Wins Championship With The Warriors

After Kevin Durant joined the Warriors a year ago, Silver said that he was concerned about how that would affect the league . The Warriors already had Steph Curry (2 x NBA MVP), Klay Thompson (NBA All-Star), Andre Iguodala ( NBA Finals MVP) and Draymond Green (NBA All-Star) in their line-up.

Sport CT2017: Kohli in awe of Yuvraj's performance against Pakistan
Author: 0 CT2017: Kohli in awe of Yuvraj's performance against Pakistan

Although the openers Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan had a slow start, they put on an assured 136-run stand before the latter was dismissed for 68. But still at the back of my mind, I was thinking of it as a normal game because I didn't want to take unnecessary pressure. The way Yuvi batted was the game-changing innings.

Author: 0 SA T20 League will help retain domestic talent - Du Plessis

The new Global League is expected to solve both issues. The new team will be based here for the next 10 years and we need to show the new owners that we can deliver an exciting stadium experience. Du Plessis will play for the Stellenbosch/Paarl side following his recent move to Cape Town . Businessman Sushil Kumar has bought a franchise in Bloemfontein while Fawad Rana, owner of the PSL franchise Lahore Qalanders, owns Durban.

Sport Moment of silence for London fire victims
Author: 0 Moment of silence for London fire victims

The fire forced residents to flee through black smoke down the single stairwell, jump out of windows or even drop their children from the 120-apartment building. The identification of the victims is proving very hard - which experts attribute to the extreme heat of the fire. Cundy added that authorities are investigating whether any crimes had been committed in the fire.

Sport Tiger Woods Receiving Professional Help to Manage Meds
Author: 0 Tiger Woods Receiving Professional Help to Manage Meds

Woods, 41, has only played twice this year - missing one cut and withdrawing once. Woods was arrested for driving under the influence on May 29, after falling asleep at the wheel of his Mercedes. Woods passed two breathalyzer tests on the night of his May arrest. Woods, 41, is scheduled to be arraigned on the DUI charge on August 9. Tiger Woods is getting some help.

Sport Pakistan rout India to clinch Champions Trophy
Author: 0 Pakistan rout India to clinch Champions Trophy

It was Pakistan's first global 50-over title since the 1992 World Cup and a sweet moment for a team who have been unable to host worldwide cricket in recent years due to security concerns. Hopefully, this win, everyone will remember not [just] today or tomorrow, but for a very long time.When we arrived here, we were ranked 8th, and now, we are the champions.

Sport Buffon vows to take one more shot at winning Champions League
Author: 0 Buffon vows to take one more shot at winning Champions League

And having lifted the European Cup once with Manchester United, Ronaldo has done it three times in four seasons with Madrid. The second marker brought the four-time Ballon d'Or victor to 600 goals for club and country, including a record 105 in the Champions League.

Sport Pakistan celebrate big win over formidable India
Author: 0 Pakistan celebrate big win over formidable India

Just two weeks ago, Pakistan were at a low ebb after crashing to a humiliating 124-run defeat against India in the group stage. "We thought one big partnership would have set it up nicely", Indian captain Virat Kohli said. "We dusted ourselves off after the defeat to India at Edgbaston and came back superbly", added the South African after Pakistan's first major global tournament success since they won the 2009 World Twenty20 in England .

Sport Morgan vows England will 'stay true' to beliefs after Pakistan heartbreak
Author: 0 Morgan vows England will 'stay true' to beliefs after Pakistan heartbreak

It could have been a major blow to Pakistan, but they barely felt his absence. Pakistan will now face either India or Bangladesh in their maiden Champions Trophy final on Sunday. When you look at other teams, you think of Kohli, Smith, Amla, Williamson, Root etc; when you think of Pakistan, you think of its bowlers. Group A will see Australia, Bangladesh, England and New Zealand battle it out for place in the semi-finals, while Group B will have defending champions India along with ...

Author: 0 Andre Ward scores TKO win over Sergey Kovalev in 8th round

But this bout was once again marred by controversy after the Russian was stopped in the eighth round by a big right hook followed by a succession of apparent body-shots after which referee Tony Weeks stopped the fight. Virgil Hunter , Ward's trainer who had a tart argument with Kovalev's trainer John David Jackson after the fight, was justifiably expansive. Boxing fans can watch the Andre Ward vs.

Sport Southgate and Kane on Scotland draw
Author: 0 Southgate and Kane on Scotland draw

England's Harry Kane scores his side's second goal during the World Cup Group F qualifying soccer match between Scotland and England at Hampden Park, Glasgow , Scotland , Saturday, June 10, 2017 . We have to be a team that are never beaten, maybe the clock runs out but you never, ever stop and today we have done that. Manager Gareth Southgate has revealed it is now his intention to appoint a permanent skipper with Wayne Rooney's worldwide career as good as over and Kane ...

Sport Australia will be ready for England showdown: Smith
Author: 0 Australia will be ready for England showdown: Smith

Australia was tracking well to record their first victory of the tournament at 83-1 off 16 overs in pursuit of Bangladesh's well below par total of 182. Bangladesh , who had lost to England in the tournament opener, have managed a single point in two matches . Moises Henriques may be given another go at number four but Australia captain Steve Smith may fancy playing the big-hitting Chris Lynn at the same spot.

Sport Cristiano sings 'Ronaldo, Ballon d'Or' as Madrid celebrate Champions League triumph
Author: 0 Cristiano sings 'Ronaldo, Ballon d'Or' as Madrid celebrate Champions League triumph

Madrid , though, could have been back in front once more in the 33rd minute when Marcelo got to the byline and picked out Ronaldo in the middle, but the Portugal captain miscued his header and missed the target. His stunner of a goal made Juventus believe on an upset. "We're the first team to win the Champions League two years running, I scored two goals in the final and I'm the top scorer in the competition this season, so I'm happy", said Cristiano Ronaldo .

Sport Kohli wishes Indian hockey team ahead of Pakistan HWL clash
Author: 0 Kohli wishes Indian hockey team ahead of Pakistan HWL clash

Pakistan on Sunday (June 18) dominated with both bat and ball to thrash a rather off-colour India by 180 runs and lift the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy . The 28-year-old said the fighting spirit Pakistan displayed was a reflection of talent they posses. Kohli accepted his side had been second best as he acknowledged Pakistan's "amazing tournament".

Author: 0 Pakistan stun holders India to lift Champions Trophy

Sarfraz was chosen as the captain following his inspirational leadership during the 18-day tournament that was the cornerstone of his team's 180-run victory over India. Sarfraz said, "I think this is a great achievement for me, my team and my country". Sarfraz was right to highlight one of the hurdles his side have overcome in recent times, with the country starved of global cricket since the terrorist attack on the Sri Lanka team bus in 2009 at Lahore that has left them playing ...

Sport Champions League glory a huge step for Madrid youngster Asensio
Author: 0 Champions League glory a huge step for Madrid youngster Asensio

But before United begin to clear space in the Old Trafford museum for the Super Cup to be squeezed alongside the three trophies Mourinho has already won as manager at the club - the Europa League, EFL Cup and, as we are counting, the Community Shield - the first challenge facing Mourinho will be to ensure that his team do not come back from Macedonia having been hammered.

Sport Perfect shot: Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 Finals lead
Author: 0 Perfect shot: Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 Finals lead

NOTES: LeBron James passed Sam Jones (1,143 points), Bill Russell (1,151 points), and Elgin Baylor (1,161 points) for fourth place on the Finals all-time scoring list in the first half. Splash brothers Thompson and Stephen Curry totaled for 11 of the Warriors 16 threes on the night with Thompson having the hot hand early, erupting for 16 points in the opening period before finishing the game with 30 points.

Sport Perez mum on rumors Ronaldo wants to leave Madrid
Author: 0 Perez mum on rumors Ronaldo wants to leave Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo plays in Real Madrid since 2009. Ronaldo is at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, playing for Portugal. In turn, it's understandable as to why he would possibly want a change in scenery to test himself, and while the report adds that Man United, Paris Saint-Germain and Inter have emerged as possible destinations, it will cost them a whopping £131m to prise Ronaldo away from Madrid.

Sport Real Madrid target Mbappe must prove himself at Monaco, claims Trezeguet
Author: 0 Real Madrid target Mbappe must prove himself at Monaco, claims Trezeguet

Real Madrid can sign Mbappe , but leave the Frenchman a year in rent in Monaco . Get the app and get the game. Trezeguet certainly understands what is going through Mbappe's head. "I'll tell you if he was born to play for Madrid or not!" Striker JOSH KING has been linked with a move from Bournemouth to Tottenham but has committed himself to the Cherries, telling the Bournemouth Echo: "I was intrigued even being mentioned in the same sentence as Spurs, a big team who play in the ...

Sport Herculean LeBron effort not enough for Cavs
Author: 0 Herculean LeBron effort not enough for Cavs

The Cleveland Cavaliers have had no answer for Golden State forward Kevin Durant in the 2017 NBA Finals, and that continued in Game 3 of the best-of-seven series. But protecting the lead meant leaving Irving on the floor for the entire second half and James for all but a few seconds of it, and on the other bench Steve Kerr kept reminding his deeper Warriors that the Cavaliers were going to get exhausted.

Sport Warriors to pay 'whatever it takes' to keep Stephen Curry
Author: 0 Warriors to pay 'whatever it takes' to keep Stephen Curry

So it seems Lacob won't have to do much to persuade Curry to remain in the Bay Area. "This is a moment we all need to enjoy together", he said. Warriors guard Stephen Curry said, "You've got to call Kevin Durant a champion now". James played arguably his finest Finals, becoming the first player in history to average a triple double in the championship round (33.6 points, 12.0 rebounds, and 10.0 assists).

Author: 0 Pakistan thrash holders India to win Champions Trophy

They came into the final against India at the Oval as the outsiders and when India won the toss and chose to chase it was felt like Pakistan would need to post close to 350 to just have a chance. "It sort of feels surreal really, to be honest", Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur told a news conference. "It has been an up and down ride". "A lot of people had vibes that we might not be able to defeat India, that their batting is too strong for us to handle.

Sport Brazilian Star Oscar Starts Massive Brawl In Chinese Super League Match
Author: 0 Brazilian Star Oscar Starts Massive Brawl In Chinese Super League Match

Oscar was not punished for his role in the melee. The Brazilian was at the heart of a feisty game with Guangzhou R&F in the Chinese Super League that ended 1-1. Portuguese coach Villas-Boas defended Oscar, saying that he was "just being passionate". "Disrespect the opponent? It is not true", the Brazil worldwide is reported as telling the Sina news agency .